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Dutch inspectors threaten to fine store selling wine from Hebron as made in Israel

Dutch inspectors threaten to fine store selling wine from Hebron as made in Israel

Dutch government inspectors say they will fine a store selling wine from Hebron that is labeled as made in Israel.Elad Benari, 16/07/2020 05:20
Health Ministry food labeling reform launches

Health Ministry food labeling reform launches

Food companies in Israel now required to mark products to warn public of high levels of sugar, saturated fat, and sodium.Mordechai Sones, 02/01/2020 14:47
European Union bites off more than it can chew in Judea and Samaria

European Union bites off more than it can chew in Judea and Samaria

The European Union could be in a real political bind as a result of its antisemitic labelling decision. David Singer, 21/11/2019 16:30
Holland opposes labeling of 'settlement' products

Holland opposes labeling of 'settlement' products

Dutch Parliament proposes not to label Judea and Samaria products unless the directive is applied to other disputed territories.Elad Benari, 20/11/2019 04:38
Greenblatt: A hypocritical and political decision

Greenblatt: A hypocritical and political decision

Jason Greenblatt denounces EU court ruling that products from Judea and Samaria must be labeled as "settlement products".Elad Benari, 13/11/2019 00:06
Hearing at ECJ over labeling of Israeli products

Hearing at ECJ over labeling of Israeli products

European Court of Justice hears case against labeling of Israeli products from 'settlements.' Court to give ruling later this year.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/04/2019 08:09
Psagot Winery products will not be labeled

Psagot Winery products will not be labeled

Court in France accepts appeal of Israeli winery, orders freezing of EU directive to mark products manufactured in Judea and Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/11/2018 06:52
Erekat to EU: Ban all 'settlement products'

Erekat to EU: Ban all 'settlement products'

PLO chief: Labelling "settlement products" isn't enough. They should be totally banned.Elad Benari, 14/02/2017 06:42
French retailers ordered to label 'settlement' products

French retailers ordered to label 'settlement' products

France instructs importers and retail chains to label products from Judea, Samaria, eastern Jerusalem and the Golan. Israel outraged.Nitsan Keidar, 25/11/2016 00:08
EU Ambassador: Labeling decision isn't a boycott

EU Ambassador: Labeling decision isn't a boycott

Ambassador Lars Faaborg-Andersen insists the EU is against BDS despite its decision to label Judea and Samaria products.Ben Ariel, 29/03/2016 06:12
Jordan Valley rejects Germany's 'Jewish labeling'

Jordan Valley rejects Germany's 'Jewish labeling'

Jordan Valley head protests to German Ambassador after marketing chains demand farmers label 'occupation goods.'Uzi Baruch, 05/03/2016 20:28
'America, friends don't backstab'

'America, friends don't backstab'

Head of Lev Haolam organization shipping Judea-Samaria goods calls on Israeli government to take a stand on US labeling program.Eliran Aharon, 18/02/2016 18:00
Israeli outrage over US labeling 'deception'

Israeli outrage over US labeling 'deception'

Legal forum says US guidelines a covert policy change; Dept. Minister warns 'red line was crossed,' Yesha Council slams 'malice and fraud.'Ari Yashar, 17/02/2016 08:59
Israel, EU end dispute over labeling decision

Israel, EU end dispute over labeling decision

Netanyahu and EU foreign policy chief end a freeze on talks regarding the peace process, imposed by Israel following EU labeling decision.Elad Benari, Canada, 12/02/2016 20:16
Legal group: US lying on Judea-Samaria labeling

Legal group: US lying on Judea-Samaria labeling

Legal Grounds cites 1995 orders that were 'reissued' recently: apparent policy change to label Jewish towns as not 'Israeli.'Ari Yashar, 31/01/2016 22:04
'America has joined the anti-Semitic campaign'

'America has joined the anti-Semitic campaign'

Samaria regional head says US Customs 'reissued' law to mark Judea-Samaria products differently for a decidedly sinister reason.Ari Yashar, 29/01/2016 11:55
State Department: Judea-Samaria labeling not new

State Department: Judea-Samaria labeling not new

State Department's Mark Toner says the reissued guidelines on labeling Judea and Samaria products do not supersede prior rulings.Ben Ariel, 29/01/2016 06:13
US requires Judea-Samaria goods to be labeled

US requires Judea-Samaria goods to be labeled

Mail from US Customs reveals products from Judea and Samaria are not to be labeled as being from 'Israel,' on pain of sanctions.Ari Yashar, 28/01/2016 20:34
Watch: US backs EU's resolution dividing Israel

Watch: US backs EU's resolution dividing Israel

State Dept. slams 'illegitimate settlement activity' in backing anti-Israel move, reiterates support of EU labeling Jewish products.Ari Yashar, 20/01/2016 11:52
‘Who should get the Golan Heights? Syria? ISIS?'

‘Who should get the Golan Heights? Syria? ISIS?'

Speaker of the Knesset meets with European Parliament President; 'labeling Israeli products will harm Palestinian workers.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/01/2016 22:00
Israeli Ambassador to US sends 'settlement' gifts

Israeli Ambassador to US sends 'settlement' gifts

Ron Dermer explains he's sending out 'settlement' products to respond to BDS 'fanatics and fools seeking to destroy Israel.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/12/2015 12:15
US Reps slam EU's 'boycott' labeling scheme

US Reps slam EU's 'boycott' labeling scheme

Bipartisan House members table resolution condemning EU for 'encouraging boycott of all Israeli goods,' in ploy for 'one-sided concessions.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/12/2015 18:06
'EU undermined its own arguments against Israel'

'EU undermined its own arguments against Israel'

Legal expert explains to Arutz Sheva how Israel can use EU court ruling on Western Sahara to defeat 'occupation' discrimination.Ari Yashar, 16/12/2015 14:30
EU ruling shows Israel labeling double-standards

EU ruling shows Israel labeling double-standards

After EU court rules to scrap trade deal with Morocco in 'occupied' Western Sahara, EU vows to petition and keep trading - why no label?Ari Yashar, 16/12/2015 12:57
European Union 'united' in labeling Jewish goods

European Union 'united' in labeling Jewish goods

Despite Israel cutting diplomatic ties, EU foreign policy chief says after meeting of FMs that EU is adamant, claims it isn't a boycott.Ari Yashar, 14/12/2015 21:19
'EU labeling is one step before a total boycott'

'EU labeling is one step before a total boycott'

After leftist and Arab MKs support labeling in Knesset Committee, Yesha Council head warns EU views Golan the same, will boycott all.Hezki Baruch, 07/12/2015 15:08
Israel 'marks' EU countries after labeling row

Israel 'marks' EU countries after labeling row

Foreign Ministry aims to create 'obstacles' in work with Palestinians for European countries who pushed hard for 'settlement' labeling.Cynthia Blank, 03/12/2015 10:14
German BDS activists label 'settlement products'

German BDS activists label 'settlement products'

Self-appointed "inspectors" begin a campaign to label Israeli products in the city of Bremen in Germany.Ben Ariel, 30/11/2015 05:12
Ayalon: Let's not tell Europe 'we told you so'

Ayalon: Let's not tell Europe 'we told you so'

Danny Ayalon says he hopes the current wave of terrorism will take the EU's labeling plan off the agenda.Benny Toker, 23/11/2015 05:13
German department store boycotts Israeli products

German department store boycotts Israeli products

KaDeWe in Berlin removes Israeli products from its shelves following EU decision to label Israeli products.Nitsan Keidar, 22/11/2015 04:01
Watch: US Ambassador claims labeling isn't boycott

Watch: US Ambassador claims labeling isn't boycott

Shapiro says history will remember Netanyahu-Obama ties as positive, EU labeling is info for consumers 'to decide for themselves.'Yoni Kempinski, 16/11/2015 12:33
Congressmen demand US stop EU labeling

Congressmen demand US stop EU labeling

Bipartisan letter urges US Trade Representative to use new anti-BDS law against EU discrimination, which 'attempts to impose borders.'Ari Yashar, 13/11/2015 07:35
Hamas: EU labeling 'a step in the right direction'

Hamas: EU labeling 'a step in the right direction'

Hamas spokesman welcomes EU decision to label Israeli products, but says the real goal should be a boycott of all Israeli products.Ben Ariel, 13/11/2015 05:46
Obama approves of EU labeling of Jewish products

Obama approves of EU labeling of Jewish products

Obama administration says labeling 'not a boycott,' because 'settlements aren't part of Israel,' and adds: 'we label too.'Ari Yashar, 12/11/2015 21:06
UK Jews: EU labeling contrary to policy

UK Jews: EU labeling contrary to policy

Board of Deputies of British Jews head says 'misconceived and harmful' labeling move opposes EU policy by encouraging boycotts.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/11/2015 18:32
Bennett: Terror groups rejoicing over labeling

Bennett: Terror groups rejoicing over labeling

Jewish Home chairman tells the BBC the EU's decision to label Israeli products is rewarding terrorism.Ben Ariel, 12/11/2015 05:14
PLO celebrates EU labeling but 'it isn't enough'

PLO celebrates EU labeling but 'it isn't enough'

'War crime products must be banned not just labeled,' says terror group; Erekat lauds 'significant move to total boycott.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/11/2015 16:23
Netanyahu: Europe should be ashamed

Netanyahu: Europe should be ashamed

PM responds to EU labeling move, saying 'they ignore 200 other conflicts only to target Israel, and precisely Palestinians are harmed.'Nitsan Keidar, 11/11/2015 16:16
EU labeling 'the first stage in total boycott'

EU labeling 'the first stage in total boycott'

NGO Monitor researcher reveals EU move just the start of a layered plan, but Israelis can end discrimination - if they aren't indifferent.Shimon Cohen, 11/11/2015 15:49
Steinitz: EU labeling is 'disguised anti-Semitism'

Steinitz: EU labeling is 'disguised anti-Semitism'

Energy Minister denounces EU's proposal to label products made in Judea and Samaria.Ben Ariel, 11/11/2015 05:14
Senators denounce EU's labeling plan

Senators denounce EU's labeling plan

Senators Ted Cruz and Kirsten Gillibrand head bipartisan initiative which expresses concern over plan to label Judea and Samaria products.Elad Benari, 10/11/2015 06:15
Likud MK proposes: Boycott the boycotters

Likud MK proposes: Boycott the boycotters

MK Miki Zohar's bill would see Israel labeling products from countries that label Israeli products.Shimon Cohen, 09/11/2015 01:15
Minister to EU envoy: You forgot the Holocaust

Minister to EU envoy: You forgot the Holocaust

Akunis cancels on event with EU ambassador over 'settlement labeling' move, slams the 'dark stain on Europe's moral fabric' in fiery letter.Ari Yashar, 05/11/2015 19:35
Herzog: Labeling Israeli products rewards terror

Herzog: Labeling Israeli products rewards terror

Opposition leader rejects EU’s decision to label products from “Israeli settlements”, saying it does not promote peace.Elad Benari, 04/11/2015 05:13
Hotovely opens war against Judea-Samaria labeling

Hotovely opens war against Judea-Samaria labeling

'There are over 200 territorial disputes in the world, but the European Union is singling out Israel,' Dept. Foreign Minister declares.Yoni Kempinski and Ari Soffer, 03/11/2015 17:39
EU: 'No negotiation on settlement labeling'

EU: 'No negotiation on settlement labeling'

EU ambassador adamant there's 'nothing to negotiate' on imminent discriminatory labeling, French ambassador admits political statement.Yoni Kempinski, 03/11/2015 14:14
PM: Israelis 'Frustrated' With PA Intransigence

PM: Israelis 'Frustrated' With PA Intransigence

At a meeting with EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini, Prime Minister Netanyahu said Israelis were 'frustrated.'Yaakov Levi, 01/10/2015 08:06
'Europe's 1930s Jew Hatred Raised its Ugly Head'

'Europe's 1930s Jew Hatred Raised its Ugly Head'

Minister Akunis responds to EU official announcing 'settlement' labeling soon as next week, warns 'the Europeans haven't learned a thing.'Ari Yashar, 21/09/2015 11:31
EU to Label 'Settlement' Products Next Month

EU to Label 'Settlement' Products Next Month

Senior official reveals discriminatory labeling to start in October, opines damage to Jews makes harm to Arabs worthwhile.Shimon Cohen, 21/09/2015 09:53
Zionist Union: Harming Economy Won't Bring Peace

Zionist Union: Harming Economy Won't Bring Peace

Zionist Union party condemns EU decision to label "settlement" products, says that is not the way to resume peace talks.Elad Benari, 11/09/2015 04:43
You Can't Label Settlement Products Made in Israel

You Can't Label Settlement Products Made in Israel

EU's Lars Faaborg-Andersen says the EU opposes boycotts of Israel - but can understand why they happen.Yoni Kempinski, 30/07/2015 06:15
State Dept. Dances Around EU 'Settlement' Labeling

State Dept. Dances Around EU 'Settlement' Labeling

Spokesperson Rathke avidly refuses to answer question on EU plan to label Judea-Samaria products in boycott move.Ari Yashar, 10/06/2015 11:35
Meretz Judea-Samaria Bill 'Will Only Harm Arabs'

Meretz Judea-Samaria Bill 'Will Only Harm Arabs'

Efrat mayor slams Meretz bill to label Judea-Samaria products, warns of economic disaster for Arabs and 'boomerang.'Ari Yashar, 10/06/2015 11:34
EU Reviving Plan to Label 'Settlement' Products

EU Reviving Plan to Label 'Settlement' Products

EU official reveals the body is preparing guidelines that would force Israel to label products made in Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, 10/06/2015 00:16
Netanyahu Slams Meretz 'Settlement Labeling' Bill

Netanyahu Slams Meretz 'Settlement Labeling' Bill

Enemy within? PM 'surprised' that despite unified effort to defend against global boycotts, leftist party trying to push BDS bill in Israel.Hezki Baruch, 08/06/2015 18:25
'EU Boycotts Israel, Not Syria or Gaza Murderers'

'EU Boycotts Israel, Not Syria or Gaza Murderers'

Minister Katz condemns EU 'settlement' label call as 'anti-Semitic,' asking 'what do Medjool dates have to do with politics?'Reut Hadar, Ari Yashar, 17/04/2015 14:23
EU Envoy: Growing Support for Labeling Initiative

EU Envoy: Growing Support for Labeling Initiative

The outgoing EU envoy to the Middle East says there is growing support among the 28 member states for labeling "settlement" products.Elad Benari, 20/12/2013 03:40